Estonian EU external border programme




Thematic objective

TO1 Business and SME development

Start date: 01.07.2023

End date: 31.12.2023

Duration: 6 months

Specific area

Increasing SME competitiveness and entrepreneurship by fostering cooperation between public, private and R&D sectors

Programme co-financing

97 262,44

Total budget

108 069,38


Northeast Estonia

Contact email

[email protected]

Project status

Ongoing (6th Call for proposals)

IVCC - ER227

The project “The launch of Ida-Viru Creative Cluster” reinforces and develops the network of creative industries.

The greatest challenge of the project is an engagement of women, providing them with a new clear output and supporting them in becoming creative entrepreneurs.

Overall objective:  development of creative industries network in Ida-Virumaa, diversification of the county´s economic model through increasing awareness of the creative industries sector and promotion of entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial attitude towards life with a focus on involvement of women in labour market.

Specific objective:

  • to develop Ida-Viru Creative Cluster and reinforcement of the network through trainings and development activities